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Current Issue: 2012 Spring

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Features, Spring 2012

Distinguished Professors
Richard Breitman and Allan Lichtman receive honors

Hitting a High
Alumna Karyl Charna Lynn funds new opera program

From Russia with Love
Initiative for Russian Culture fosters exchange and dialogue

Being Raoul Middleman
AU Museum director and curator Jack Rasmussen
interviews Baltimore artist

Knockoff Genes
Biologist Kathleen DeCicco-Skinner studies link between
a gene deficit and skin cancer

Gaming the System
Economist James Bono wins NASA grant to model
airline behavior for policy making

Alumni Profile: Jen Jablonsky
The internship that launched a thousand interfaces

Alumni Profile: Erik Taubeneck
Numbers wonk creates metrics for measuring deal
performance at LivingSocial

Pedal to the Medals
AU students win big at Chinese language competition

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